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Pitcher of the Month December 2012

Vote for the top 3 best!

  • cpbobby - N. mirabilis var echinostoma

    Votes: 2 7.7%
  • Red dragon - N. truncata x mindanaoensis

    Votes: 1 3.8%
  • Wire Man - N. lavicola

    Votes: 3 11.5%
  • Red Lowii - N. izumiae x x trusmadiensis

    Votes: 6 23.1%
  • JB_OrchidGuy - N. spectabilis

    Votes: 11 42.3%
  • carbonetc - N. spectabilis x aristolochioides

    Votes: 3 11.5%
  • uphwiz - N. rafflesiana

    Votes: 3 11.5%
  • Tuuagso - N. hamata x platychila

    Votes: 4 15.4%
  • corky - N. ventricosa white

    Votes: 9 34.6%
  • noa_n_f - N. rajah

    Votes: 9 34.6%
  • mcmcnair - N. mirabilis var. echinostoma Purple

    Votes: 3 11.5%
  • mass - N. truncata x ovata

    Votes: 3 11.5%
  • CreatureTom - N. lowii

    Votes: 4 15.4%
  • mylesG - N. talangensis x hamata

    Votes: 7 26.9%
  • divaskid - N. maxima

    Votes: 2 7.7%

  • Total voters
  • Poll closed .


1. Only ONE (1) PITCHER per member may be entered in any particular month.
2. All pictures must be taken in the month of entry into the contest.
3. All entries must be clearly identified.
4. Entries are restricted to cultivated plants.
5. Contestants may post as many times and as many pictures of their entry as they like until contest closing on 12/31/12 (new years!)
6. Sequential pictures showing opening of a pitcher are fine as long as all pictures are taken within the month of the contest.
7. If, for some reason, a single pitcher cannot be isolated and a group shot is necessary, then the particular pitcher entered must be clearly identified in your post.
8. Plant must have been grown by owner at least six months prior to photo.
9. Times of Contest and Poll openings and closings are to be understood as EST.
10. Judging by forum members and guests in a poll opening on 01/01/13, closing 01/05/13 and using this forum! Voting will open on top of the thread at the close of the contest submissions.
** Please remember to clearly identify your entry!!**

Contest will be closed on December 31st 2012 at 5:00PM EST
Good luck!!
As soon as I can find my card reader...
My N. Mirabilis var Echinostoma...whom I call the lowland diva of my nepenthes group......will probably pout for 2 months bc I moved it to take a pic. That being said; IMO it is a nice looking pitcher(for a lowland species) :)

N. Izumiae x Trusmadiensis




N. spectabilis


N. spectabilis


N. spectabilis


N. spectabilis
Red lowii. These pics at supposed to be taken in the month of Dec.
Red lowii. These pics at supposed to be taken in the month of Dec.

They were - if you look at the image info, it's from 05 Dec 12 = 05/12/12. So no worries - just a different date format is all.
  • #10
All great, so far. Keep 'em coming.
  • #11
See I read that as May 12, 2012. Sorry. I forget its not the same everywhere else.
  • #12
N. spectabilis x aristolochioides. The pitchers on this hybrid always look perfect to me.

  • #13
nice one JB.
I love spectabilis, but could never get it to grow right.
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  • #17
This is my very first entry here, I hope you like it ;)

N. hamata x platychila



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  • #18
and what a nice entry it is :) one of the better looking hamata x platy hybrids i've seen
  • #19
a white ventricosa (to bump this thread)
  • #20
Woow that's a gorgeous hamata x platy! Never been a fan of ventricosa but that's a really nice pitcher corky.